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Platter

Description

Part of nested platter set. Ovoid grey/white body w/ deep concave well. Rim and cavetto w/ Nanking style border consisting of well-defined underglaze blue cross-hatched band and spearhead border outlined in gilt. Gilt edge and banding. Central overglazed gilt, blue and black enamel decoration of pseudo armorial crest consisting of ermine drapery enclosing a shield w/ cypher "AQ". Flat bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1792
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
PLATTER
platters
porcelain
Porcelain
Accession Number
1982.4.15
GUSN
25696

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